Tonight, the moon is new in Sagittarius and Mercury is direct, and finally it feels like we can breathe. This new moon comes only ten hours after Mercury’s station, with which all three personal planets (Merc, Venus, Mars) are direct for the first time in months. With expansive Jupiter lending its benevolence to its home … Continue reading New Moon in Sagittarius: Don’t Fear the Dark.
Last night was the full moon in Gemini, and here in the U.S. it was also Thanksgiving, a holiday about gathering with family and loved ones to give thanks for the good in our lives—and also a holiday based on a propaganda narrative that erases the atrocities of colonialism. This day can be a fraught … Continue reading Full Moon in Gemini: We Need to Talk
Today, the moon is new in Scorpio, offering an invitation to get intentional about our work of becoming. We’re always evolving, always transforming. The cells of our bodies are constantly dying and regenerating. We are constantly rebirthing. In the world outside of our bodies, we can choose to partner with our own transformation, usher in … Continue reading New Moon in Scorpio: Constantly Becoming
All Hallows Eve, Samhain, All Saints Day, Day of the Dead, Halloween. Today has many different names in many different traditions, but they all have something essential in common. Today, we honor the cycle. Today, we embrace the dark. Today, we celebrate the dead. I revere today as Samhain (pronounced sow-in), the ancient Celtic festival … Continue reading Samhain: a Lineage of Spirit
Taurus moons are usually pretty chill. Earthy and grounded, steady and sensual, not easily flustered. But today, Taurus’s chill is threatened. Conjunct to Uranus Rx, the planet of awakenings, and opposite Venus Rx in Scorpio, guide to our individual Underworlds, this moon has the potential to shake our foundations, crack fissures in our identities, temporarily … Continue reading Full Moon in Taurus: Spirit Made Flesh